‘Sir Robert Cotton at Work: Scissors, Paste, and the Early Stuart Production of Tudor History’

Suggested Reading:
John Cramsie, Kingship and Crown Finance under James VI and I (2002), ch. 1;
Peter N. Miller, ‘Antiquarianism as an Archival “Science”’, Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, 101 (2011), 13-33;
Nicholas Popper, Walter Ralegh’s History of the World and the Historical Culture of the Late Renaissance (2012), ch. 5.